Apr 25

The Risky Witness of Love

The Glory of God is nothing less than the Love of the Father for the Son. It’s a beautiful Love, a Love that radiates with a brightness outshining even the sun. The Glory of God is a Love so deep, so full, so true, so real that God’s Glory, God’s Love, has a Name, and that Name is the Holy Spirit. The Holy Spirit just is God’s Love, the Love of the Father for the Son, the Love of the Son for the Father, the Love of God for us, God’s creatures. The Glory of God is the Holy Spirit, who is the Love of God. Continue reading

Jun 01

Witnesses of the Trinity

The mystery of the Trinity lies at the heart of our Christian faith. The Trinity is who God is: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit, one God, three Persons, neither mixed together nor divided into separate parts; all equal, yet none identical with each other. To be the children of God, as John tells us we are in his first letter, is to be children of the Triune God, the God who is Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. Continue reading